Master Your To DO List

Master Your To DO List

The dreaded to-do list. The long list that every Monday I promise myself I will work hard, obliterate, and crush my to-do list to get down to ZERO. I promise myself I won’t keep rolling things over from day to day yet I always seem to do exactly that.  My list gets longer and longer […]

Writing
How to Handle Criticism as an Author

How to Handle Criticism as an Author

One of the hardest things you have to do as a writer is figuring out how to handle criticism on your writing. It’s the one thing that freaks the writers I know out the most.  Let’s be honest it freaks everyone out. Who likes criticism? NO ONE! I know when I published my first book […]

Writing
Adverbs are the Devil

Adverbs are the Devil

 “The road to hell is paved with adverbs.” —Stephen King    “What’s your obsession with adverbs,” my editor once asked me. “I just really, really like them,” I replied. An adverb modifies a verb and often ends in -ly but not always. As in other elements of the English language the -ly qualifier isn’t 100% […]

Writing
Work ON Your Business, Not IN Your Business

Work ON Your Business, Not IN Your Business

I took a business course years ago, and one thing that stuck with me is he talked about Working ON Your Business not just IN Your business.   As a solopreneur, it’s so easy to get sucked into the day-to-day activities of your business. You’re constantly hustling to get everything done in the mere 24 […]

Business